Indie game developers share their work progress every week on Twitter with the #ScreenshotSaturday hashtag. In this piece, we take a look at the most interesting and eye-catching screenshots or short videos of indie games shared on Saturday, March 5th.
Game Luster has a Screenshot Saturday round-up every week. You can check out the previous list here.
Planet of Lana
This video from Planet of Lana was shared by the game’s Twitter page (@PlanetofLana) in this tweet. The character designs are adorable, the world looks vibrant and lively, and the animation and wind effects in the tree make the scene much more immersive. Planet of Lana is shaping up to be a beautiful indie game, so make sure to wishlist it on Steam!
This screenshot from Starshifter was shared by one of the developers (@TheRoguez) in this tweet. The game has a unique art style, with distinct character design and a beautiful environment. Starshifter is running a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, so if you like the aesthetics of the game, make sure to check out the game’s page and support the development.
Untitled Game by Lukáš Čulík
This short gif was shared by the game developer (@Nekrik) in this tweet. The art and animation are minimalistic, but it looks intriguing, especially the moment the character hides in the shadows. We look forward to learning more about this project, and seeing a more fleshed-out vision of the game in the future!
This screenshot from Blight was shared by the game’s Twitter page (@BlightTheGame) in this tweet. The lighting effects and color palette of this scene is really eye-catching and suitable for a horror game, Blight is an 80s inspired action/strategy game, in development and you can wishlist it on Steam right now
Do You See The Waving Cape
And finally, the developer of Do You See The Waving Cape (@LuoZhiEn) shared this surreal scene from their game in this tweet. The game is inspired by the creator’s childhood, which explains the strange magical feeling of the short video. The idea is really interesting, and the hand-drawn art is stunning. We hope to see more of this game in the coming weeks, and you can wishlist this unique game on Steam right now.
What indies have you got your eye on? Do you like the look of anything Nima found this week? Let us know what you think in the comment section below!